Articles Archive for February 2008
As an aspiring photographer I wanted to display some of my work.
Photography has been a passion for me, however I have not had any formal training. I would like to be accomplished and have people admire my sense of art, however I still have a lot to learn. Only recently have I purchased equipment that is necessary for any professional photographer, and slowly I have begun to self teach settings for proper exposure and composition of style. A mix of some of my earlier photos as well …
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Most restaurants charge, but here are a few exceptions.
The corkage fee is a convenience fee charged by restaurants for wines from outside their cellars. They are missing out on a big source of revenue when you bring your own wine.
– Bring unusual wines.
– Bring wines aged in your cellar.
– Bring wines that are available only at the winery.
– Bring wines that are at least as much as their least expensive bottle.
– It is customary to offer the waiter and the sommelier a taste.